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26.
Austro-Hungarian Menu Collection.
Vienna; Bratislava. 1881-1891. Collection of thirty-one menus, mounted in a contemporary scrapbook. The menus hail mostly from Vienna, in large part from the Metropole Hotel and Frohner's Hotel Imperial, but there are also four from the Palugyay Palace in Bratislava. Although the menus come from only a few hotel restaurants, there is great stylistic variety, with some of the menus printed, and other handwritten on printed card. A few contain... (Item #2371)
Price: $1,200.00
Austro-Hungarian Menu Collection. Menu – collection.
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Sample Formal Dinner Menu; [with one-page typed letter signed, by the White House Social Secretary].
Washington, D.C. October 5, 1956. Two sheets of White House stationery (each 23.5 x 16 cm.), though with different typographic treatments of header. The first sheet is a letter from Mary Jane McCaffree, White House Social Secretary, during the Eisenhower administration. The letter is addressed to Ferdinand Sperl, General Manager of the Hotel Pere Marquette in Illinois, who apparently informed the Eisenhowers of his hobby of collecting menus during a.... (Item #5549)
Price: $300.00
Sample Formal Dinner Menu; [with one-page typed letter signed, by the White House Social Secretary]. Menu – The White House.
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Centennial Souvenir of New York. N. Clark's Art Gallery, Restaurant and Confectionery. Broadway, Corner of Thirteenth Street.
New York: G.W. Pach, Photo. 1876. Printed souvenir card, (35.5 x 22.5cm), A triptych of original photos, pasted on a gold-printed card, advertising N. Clark's Gallery, Restaurant and Confectionery, located at the corner of Broadway and thirteenth street. The photographer, G.W. Pach was the eldest and most active of the famous Pach family of portrait photographers. His office was just a block south of Clark's, in the building now owned... (Item #2412)
Price: $1,350.00
Centennial Souvenir of New York. N. Clark's Art Gallery, Restaurant and Confectionery. Broadway, Corner of Thirteenth Street. . W. Pach, ustavus.
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[Untitled Photograph Album Documenting Production Facilities of Henkell Trocken].
Photographer(s) and compiler uncredited. Large album format (30 x 23.5 cm.), 23 leaves (19 with black-&-white photographs). Captions in English.Collection of photographs dating, variously, from the middle years of the last century, assembled evidently for an English-speaking audience, and providing an overview of the cellar, maturation monitoring, and bottling operations of the German sparkling wine specialist Henkell & Co. Famously known as the Schloß (palace), the complex on view was..... (Item #4971)
Price: $600.00
[Untitled Photograph Album Documenting Production Facilities of Henkell Trocken]. Photo Album - Sparkling Wine, Henkell & Co.
30.
Personnel de la Cuisine [caption title].
1894. Black-and-white photographic image (14.5 x 10.25 cm.), depicting the head chef and numerous kitchen staff of a large-scale dining establishment in France, Belgium, Monaco or another francophone country. Dated in pencil at lower margin, "1894-1895". Additional ink inscription on one of two cardboard mounts, “Marius Buisseren a ses neuf copans, Laurent Rouge". The chef is surrounded by forty eight seated and standing members of his kitchen staff, (including two... (Item #4403)
Price: $150.00
Personnel de la Cuisine [caption title]. Photograph - kitchen staff.
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Feu Hermanos, Portimao (Portugal).
Portimao, Portugal: Feu Hermanos, [circa 1950]. Oblong album (17 x 26.5 cm.), 15 leaves, with original silver print photographs, captioned in white letterpress on rectos. Text in English, German and French throughout. FIRST EDITION. A promotional photograph album, with a title page and fourteen photographs, depicting the factory building, the trawler fleet, workers loading baskets with fish, a mechanical basket conveyor, sardines being set up to dry and later be... (Item #5941)
Price: $600.00
Feu Hermanos, Portimao (Portugal). Photographic album - Portuguese fish cannery.
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Vendeur d'une epece de gateau, homme: halva; vendeur d'oeufs; vendeur d'un espece de creme nommé: yaourti.
Constantiople; Athens: circa 1880. Three photographs mounted on card (each 9.5 x 6.5 cm.), labeled in ink on the versos. Three photographs of street food vendors: from Athens, a “seller of a species of cake: halva”; and from Constantinople, “an egg seller” and a “seller of a kind of cream named yoghurt”. The images show each vendor in traditional garb, with the equipment of their trades, the egg vendor with..... (Item #6730)
Price: $350.00
Vendeur d'une epece de gateau, homme: halva; vendeur d'oeufs; vendeur d'un espece de creme nommé: yaourti. Photographs – Turkish & Greek street vendors.
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Small Archive Marking the End of Prohibition.
Baltimore: 1933. Manuscript and typescript letters and notes, mostly 26.6 x 20.3 cm. Three typed letters and manuscript inventory compiled by Howard L. Belt of Baltimore, an import agent. The forty-three-page inventory or log tracks Belt’s incoming and outgoing correspondence regarding the importation and distribution of alcohol in the United States and notes the general subject of each letter’s content. Three letters, all referenced in the inventory, illustrate Belt’s relationship..... (Item #3765)
Price: $350.00
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Manuscript Notebook of a San Francisco Cellarman.
[San Francisco]: 1892-1901. Duodecimo, about 50 pages. Manuscript in pencil and ink. Small, blank account book for a dry goods store, repurposed as a cellar book for A J. B. Reveyron, who is identified by Crocker-Langley's San Francisco Business Directory (1899), as a "cellarman" located at 135 Perry Street in San Francisco. The book, written in both French and English, records personal expenses, amounts of wine and spirits moving in... (Item #4806)
Price: $1,200.00
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Wegweisung der Technik. Mit Bildern, Nach Aufnahmen, von Albert Renger-Patzsch
Potsdam: Muller & Kiephenhauer Verlag, 1928. Quarto, 74 pages. Photographically illustrated. First edition. the first book by architect Rudolf Schwarz. Schwarz worked in the periphery of the Bauhaus and was a significant figure in the field in the twenties and early thirties. He had a great influence on his friend Mies Van der Rohe. The photographic illustrations are by Renger-Patzsch, and this remains the most elusive of the photographer's books... (Item #3060)
Price: $3,000.00
36.
The Book of Bread.
London; Edinburgh: Maclaren & Sons, 37 and 38 Shoe Lane; printed by Turnbull & Spears, [1903]. Quarto (29 x 23 cm.), 336 pages. Index. Advertisements. Illustrated, with twelve full-page color illustrations, eight tipped-in half-tones; and two tipped-in original gelatin silver prints. First trade edition, second printing, differentiated from the first printing by twenty-four fewer pages, mostly advertisements and a list of subscribers to the deluxe edition, as well as undecorated... (Item #6695)
Price: $1,200.00
The Book of Bread. Owen Simmons.
37.
The Rice in Japan.
Kobe, Japan: T. Takagi, Photographic Studio & Art Gallery, circa 1914. 18 x 25.5 cm, unpaginated [22 leaves, plates interleaved with tissue]. Illustrated title page, brief introduction, and twenty hand-colored collotype plates depicting the process of cultivating Japanese rice, or, “Nippon’s ‘Staff of Life’”. Each photograph accompanied by short descriptive text. Known for his glass slides and many collotype books on themes of Japanese life, Teijiro Takagi bought his Kobe..... (Item #3753)
Price: $750.00
38.
One page ALS.
1879. One page ALS, 21.1 x 13.65 cm. Clark & Balch, New York-based purveyors of teas, implore Mr. C.C. Palmer to increase "the cost of all the grades of Coffee [...] 2 cents per pound" due to a large advance in the coffee market. Slight fold tear on one side of the letter, otherwise very good. (Item #3277)
Price: $25.00
One page ALS. Tea, Clark, Balch: Importers, Jobbers of Teas.
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Chez les Mangeurs d'Hommes. Nouvelles Hebrides. [In the House of the Cannibals].
Paris: Editions Ducharte, 1931. Quarto, 57 pages, with 80 plates. First edition. Beautiful black and white photographs of this now lost culture. Includes a number of plates of masks, several of which have stenciled color. Includes images of tribesman hunting and fishing, engaging in ritual performances and, finally, raiding and burning an enemy clan village. A bit of foxing throughout, otherwise a very good copy, in a lightly soiled and... (Item #1502)
Price: $180.00
Chez les Mangeurs d'Hommes. Nouvelles Hebrides. [In the House of the Cannibals]. A. P. Pantoine Titayna, R. Lugeon.

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